The second writer in our mini-series says that creating more grammars is a distraction from change that matters.
Posts Tagged: 2017 General Election
Nicky Morgan: Country before Party? It’s a false choice. The country needs the governing party to deliver on Brexit.
The best outcome is for the Government and its partners to deliver the majority verdict of the referendum and of the last election.
So though he presents himself as anti-Trump, he has something in common with him. And there could, astonishingly, be a future for socialism in America.
Making Britain better post-Brexit will mean tough decisions about priorities. And that requires the Conservatives to know who their people are.
A party which usually operates with an almost eerie level of phalanx-like discipline is struggling to contain a split at the very top.
We need a new strategic partnership with Ireland. At the moment, that end seems endlessly remote.
I, like many colleagues, react badly to the Party’s decision to try and strong-arm me into voting for this deal.
And her enemies are divided: can the No Dealers and the People’s Voters combine to defeat her?
It’s time to set aside the false choice between the Prime Minister’s deal and ‘No Deal’. Young voters are demanding a chance to have their say.
The party has selected a local candidate to win back what was one of only a few Conservative footholds in the North East.
The Budget has prompted further disarray in the Labour Party. But they do show a willingness to “compromise with the electorate”.
It’s a long game – and the key is to create a loyal voter base, not throw money at targeted advertising during elections.
When you’re worried about your child’s school, politicians look remote when they sound more interested in acronym bingo on whether we should look more like Canada or Norway.
Levels of trust between Numbers 10 and 11 Downing Street may be low, but the latter holds the key to helping create an economy and society that works for everyone.
Andrew Gimson’s Conference Sketch: Javid on how Enoch Powell lost a generation of ethnic minority voters
The Home Secretary also spoke of the vital need to fix the housing crisis.